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Tidewater Beach Resort

3.5 of 5
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16819 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL 32413
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
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39 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I cant believe there are bad reviews ...my family fell in love with it!....elevator was fine...service was great....we stayed in unit #308. ...will come back again! Pools were great although a lil cold...gym was awesome.... ice cream/starbucks shop downstairs was a bonus!

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Hendersonville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

8/15/15 - 8/21/15 Panama City Beach, TIDEWATER RESORT Unit #0317 Family Vacation.......what a wonderful condo and resort! We have rented many different condos at different beachfront resorts from Destin to Panama City Beach over the last 15 years. PCB is hands down our favorite beach town and Tidewater Beach Resort has become our go-to home away from home! Staying on... More 

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Bartlett, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed on the 8th floor & had no issues with elevators. We took the stairs on one occasion, but by choice! LOVED, LOVED, LOVED our condo! Everything was nice & we felt like we were home! The owner made sure everything ran smoothly! No check in/no check out! Great view! We will definitely be back!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel and room were nice but the privately run beach service will ruin your trip. Stay at another resort with a better contract for beach service. The staff try to help but they don't care. The beach service act like it out of their way to do their job. They apparently like to get a paycheck and not work... More 

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Houston, Texas, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Despite the elevator wait rumors being true (rent a lower level condo) everything else about this resort was great. Our unit on the 16th floor was nice, great view on the patio of the ocean, fully furnished kitchen, bar/grill on the second floor, big pool, free parking and a slice of the beach right on the property. Location was wonderful,... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on the 19th floor and the elevator waits that everyone talks about is true! Plan on waiting 15-20 minutes. We arrived early (10 am) on Sunday & condo wasn't ready, which we expected. Checked back at 1:00 & still not ready. We were told that it would be closer to 4:00. Went grocery shopping, got back at 4:10.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice but to big,the elevator wait was ridiculous especially on Saturday. Not enough hoses to rinse with coming from the beach with the enormous amount of people there. The security guards are very friendly and one was extremely helpful when we lost a pair of glasses. Overall for me personally the place is just to big and an inconvenience and... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Most of this seems to be summed up in some others' reviews.....which I neglected to put the emphasis on I should have --- Elevator wait time is totally unreal! Unimaginable really. Couple that with the sheer size of the resort, and the check-in and out process....well you will WASTE several hours....no exaggeration. If you stay on a high floor ---... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

#308 master bedroom was very hot. Had to call maintenance because it was locked in on 70. Elevators are a night mare so ask for a bottom floor. Beach was crowded but overall a good place. Everything was close by.

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Lebanon, Missouri
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First the good... The Waves cafe on site had better, less expensive food than any of the tourist traps in the area... The elevators... If you are not on the 2nd floor be prepared to be pissed off .. They are terrible... You will wait 30 minutes... The resort has many strict rules for the beach use.. No tents in... More 

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